Strategic Content Writer

Good Neighbors Home Repair
Job Type
Fundraising & Development, Marketing, Communications & Graphic Design, Other, Para-church & Non-profit Roles
Kennett Square, PA
Salary Details
Generous Hourly Rate + Employee Benefits
Contract Type
Hours per Week
Closing Date
The Advancement Copywriter will craft compelling, engaging content that inspires generosity, enabling Good Neighbors to advance its mission.

Job Description

MinistryHub is honored to partner with Good Neighbors in their search for a Strategic Content Writer! Please direct all applications and questions through MinistryHub.


Good Neighbors Home Repair (GN)

Strategic Content Writer

Status:            Part Time (approx. 24 hrs/week)...The role could expand to Full Time for the right candidate with additional skills.

Reports to:    Advancement Director

Location:      GN office in Kennett Square, PA with ability to work remotely. Due to the frequency of on-site visits, applicants should live within a 40 mile radius of GN.


Job Objective

The Advancement Copywriter will craft compelling, engaging content that inspires generosity, enabling Good Neighbors to advance its mission.


The Opportunity

Reporting to the Advancement Director, the successful candidate will create and edit content for a variety of purposes including grant applications, newsletters, reports, etc. While much of the focus will be on grant-writing, the candidate does not need to have prior grant-writing experience. Good Neighbor’s Advancement Director is an expert in this area and is willing and able to help a gifted writer learn and grow their grant-writing skills.

Additionally, the position will involve interviewing clients and volunteers to glean compelling content that highlights Good Neighbor’s impact. The successful candidate will have a strong, mature commitment to Jesus Christ and will be actively serving in their church and local community.

Good Neighbors is looking for a gifted writer, who is passionate about their mission and is willing and eager to grow in a highly collaborative environment.


Essential Responsibilities

  • Complete grant proposals and associated follow-up reports in a timely manner
  • Coordinate and conduct thoughtful interviews to glean first-hand accounts of the impact GN had on homeowners, volunteers and the community
  • Proofread and edit GN’s content across diverse platforms (emails, newsletters, social media, annual report, white papers, etc.) ensuring the vision and messaging is clear and consistent
  • Proactively communicate with the Advancement Director regarding projects and responsibilities
  • Actively research the needs and expectations of granting foundations, so that synergy between GN’s mission and the foundation is clearly identified
  • Display a teachable, curious, ever-learning attitude that empowers a personal drive for continuous improvement
  • Inspire action through compelling copywriting


Opportunities for Expansion of Role To Full Time

  • Digital Marketing (social media, email)
  • Video/Photography/Graphic Design


Required Qualifications

  • Mature Christian faith that fuels a passion to serve others
  • Gifted, creative and persuasive writer. Able to craft engaging content with vision and grammatical expertise.
  • Wise decision maker with sound judgement and spiritual discernment 
  • Strong organizational and project management skills
  • Active commitment to personal and professional growth...teachable, humble, and willing to learn
  • Works well with others in areas that are not fully defined or refined
  • Punctual and timely, able to meet deadlines
  • Self-motivated. Takes initiative and creatively identifies solutions


Bonus Qualifications

  • Bachelors in Writing, English, Communications or related field
  • Previous grant writing experience
  • Strong existing network with organizations, churches, schools, etc. in our region


Compensation & Benefits

  • Flexible hours / project-based work schedule
  • Able to frequently work remote
  • Competitive pay
  • Retirement matching contribution
  • Gas/mileage reimbursement
  • Generous PTO
  • Opportunity for continued development and growth within GN


Next Steps

Please apply for this position here an direct any questions to We look forward to exploring this opportunity more with you!


Organization Description

?Good Neighbors mission is to serve and care for people in need by making their homes safer, healthier and more livable, following Christ’s teaching to love our neighbors. Learn more on their website here.

Good Neighbors Home Repair